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Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 39 km northeast of Pilar, Philippines, on Friday, Dec 9, 2022 at 1:32 pm (GMT +8) -

Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 39 km northeast of Pilar, Philippines, on Friday, Dec 9, 2022 at 1:32 pm (GMT +8) Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 39 km northeast of Pilar, Philippines, on Friday, Dec 9, 2022 at 1:32 pm (GMT +8)

Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 13 km depth

9 Dec 05:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 14 minutes.
10 Dec 01:25: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 13.0 km (from 0.6 to 8.1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 18 km (11 mi) towards E.

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 9, 2022 05:32:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterFriday, Dec 9, 2022 at 1:32 pm (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3
Depth13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.02°N / 126.42°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode10.02°S / 53.58°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoPaco (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities39 km (24 mi) ENE of Pilar (pop: 2,390) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
42 km (26 mi) E of Santa Monica (pop: 2,280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) NE of Dapa (pop: 8,820) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte (pop: 4,280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
67 km (41 mi) NE of Socorro (pop: 9,740) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
105 km (65 mi) ENE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
153 km (95 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
780 km (485 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeLight Rain 25°C (77 F), humidity: 92%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.013 kmPhilippines: 038 Km N 89° E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)PHIVOLCS
3.01 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
3.01 kmMindanao, PhilippinesRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: Davao, Philippines (DAV/IU network) | Distance from quake: 341 km / 212 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Davao, Philippines: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Bandpass filter applied: 0.5-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Tacloban City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Jul 12, 1911 04:07
112 years ago
7.7

15 km
180km / 112mi94 km NE of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 31, 2012 12:47
10 years ago
7.6

28 km
91km / 57miPhilippine Sea, 239 km NE of Butuan, PhilippinesMore
Dec 15, 1989 18:43
33 years ago
7.6

24 km
190km / 118mi47 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Mar 19, 1952 10:57
71 years ago
7.3

15 km
84km / 52mi119 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 00:34
28 years ago
7.2

21 km
245km / 152mi82 km NE of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 13, 1929 09:24
94 years ago
7.2

35 km
220km / 137mi2.8 km N of Veruela, Province of Agusan del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 30, 1924 03:04
99 years ago
7.1

15 km
129km / 80mi77 km E of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Feb 18, 1991 02:37
32 years ago
7.0

24 km
128km / 80mi39 km SE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 7, 1947 18:47
76 years ago
7.0

15 km
232km / 144mi8.6 km E of Rizal, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 00:09
28 years ago
6.9

20 km
237km / 147mi88 km E of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Aug 12, 1934 23:49
89 years ago
6.9

35 km
212km / 132mi50 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 31, 2012 13:27
10 years ago
6.8

13 km
129km / 80miPhilippine Sea, 146 km E of Borongan City, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 05:17
28 years ago
6.8

27 km
232km / 144mi72 km NE of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 00:30
28 years ago
6.8

17 km
232km / 144mi58 km E of Samar Island, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Nov 13, 1991 11:12
31 years ago
6.8

36 km
185km / 115miTigdos Island, 17 km N of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Feb 8, 1990 07:15
33 years ago
6.8

26 km
191km / 119mi58 km E of Bohol Island, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 18, 1980 17:14
43 years ago
6.8

54 km
66km / 41mi67 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 7, 1976 17:09
46 years ago
6.8

60 km
172km / 107miTigdos Island, 30 km N of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Feb 10, 1957 22:50
66 years ago
6.7

20 km
40km / 25mi38 km NE of Santa Monica, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
May 24, 1935 05:36
88 years ago
6.7

45 km
281km / 175mi14 km W of San Jose de Buan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Sep 20, 1996 04:11
26 years ago
6.6

33 km
64km / 40mi26 km SE of Lajanosa Island, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Feb 8, 1990 07:46
33 years ago
6.6

30 km
199km / 124mi29 km E of Jagna, Bohol, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Feb 11, 1957 01:14
66 years ago
6.6

20 km
32km / 20mi17 km NE of Santa Monica, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Feb 10, 1957 22:32
66 years ago
6.6

20 km
43km / 27mi39 km NE of Santa Monica, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Feb 10, 2017 14:03
6 years ago
6.5

10 km
103km / 64miPhilippine Sea, 4.6 km N of Surigao City, PhilippinesMore
Nov 18, 2003 17:14
19 years ago
6.5

35 km
248km / 154miEastern Samar, 43 km E of Samar Island, PhilippinesMore
Oct 6, 1997 12:30
25 years ago
6.5

106 km
75km / 46mi31 km E of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Oct 25, 1990 11:01
32 years ago
6.5

44 km
191km / 118miTigdos Island, 19 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Dec 20, 1989 00:08
33 years ago
6.5

21 km
219km / 136mi58 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 6, 1987 18:40
36 years ago
6.5

14 km
80km / 50mi20 km SE of Suluan Island, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jul 3, 1973 07:03
50 years ago
6.5

33 km
271km / 168miEastern Samar, 44 km NE of Samar Island, PhilippinesMore
Aug 13, 1936 20:02
87 years ago
6.5

35 km
132km / 82mi10.6 km SE of Arrasasan, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 30, 1929 02:44
94 years ago
6.5

30 km
145km / 90mi92 km NE of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Dec 26, 1925 18:23
97 years ago
6.5

20 km
161km / 100mi9.5 km S of Butuan, Province of Agusan del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jul 1, 1918 06:08
105 years ago
6.5

35 km
118km / 74mi33 km SE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Apr 23, 2019 05:37
4 years ago
6.4

59 km
239km / 149mi27 km E of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jul 6, 2017 08:03
6 years ago
6.4

10 km
211km / 131mi6.7 km SE of Canhandugan, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Oct 2, 1996 09:48
26 years ago
6.4

33 km
219km / 136miPopotihon Island, 78 km NE of Tacloban City, PhilippinesMore
Sep 20, 1996 00:03
26 years ago
6.4

33 km
49km / 30miLajanosa Island, 90 km E of Surigao City, PhilippinesMore
May 8, 1995 18:08
28 years ago
6.4

12 km
168km / 105mi60 km E of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jul 25, 1942 06:22
81 years ago
6.4

55 km
248km / 154mi9.9 km SE of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 19, 1929 07:30
94 years ago
6.4

35 km
181km / 113mi24 km E of Tigdos Island, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 13, 1929 23:00
94 years ago
6.4

35 km
201km / 125mi61 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Sep 14, 1924 14:08
98 years ago
6.4

15 km
109km / 68mi163 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Sep 28, 1996 14:10
26 years ago
6.3

235 km
115km / 72miHajakhak Island, 31 km NW of Surigao City, PhilippinesMore
Apr 24, 1991 04:57
32 years ago
6.3

14 km
114km / 71mi60 km E of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
May 18, 1987 07:27
36 years ago
6.3

16 km
224km / 139mi30 km NE of Malaybalay, Province of Bukidnon, Northern Mindanao, PhilippinesMore
Mar 5, 1968 18:16
55 years ago
6.3

35 km
57km / 35mi29 km SE of Lajanosa Island, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Mar 11, 1962 19:19
61 years ago
6.3

45 km
131km / 82mi30 km E of Arrasasan, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Sep 15, 1997 13:05
25 years ago
6.2

51 km
215km / 134mi38 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Dec 8, 1989 10:23
33 years ago
6.2

44 km
12km / 7mi115 km E of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 14, 1987 05:07
36 years ago
6.2

13 km
54km / 34mi101 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 2, 2012 18:17
10 years ago
6.1

38 km
87km / 54miPhilippine Sea, 5 km E of Burgos, PhilippinesMore
Nov 7, 1996 06:10
26 years ago
6.1

33 km
28km / 17mi93 km E of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Sep 20, 1996 12:24
26 years ago
6.1

33 km
65km / 41mi56 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Apr 29, 1995 09:43
28 years ago
6.1

15 km
209km / 130mi66 km NE of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 15, 1991 23:02
32 years ago
6.1

71 km
62km / 39mi52 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 15, 1988 09:59
34 years ago
6.1

52 km
141km / 87mi39 km SE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 3, 1986 14:40
37 years ago
6.1

67 km
64km / 40mi83 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Oct 26, 1980 05:14
42 years ago
6.1

48 km
217km / 135mi78 km NE of Tacloban City, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Mar 16, 1971 20:35
52 years ago
6.1

59 km
199km / 123mi102 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 8, 1970 14:58
52 years ago
6.1

40 km
106km / 66mi24 km E of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 15, 2020 22:37
2 years ago
6.0

45 km
148km / 92miPhilippine Sea, 19 km SE of Marihatag, PhilippinesMore
Mar 8, 2019 15:06
4 years ago
6.0

27 km
58km / 36miPhilippine Sea, 95 km NE of Surigao City, PhilippinesMore
Feb 8, 2019 11:55
4 years ago
6.0

10 km
33km / 21miPhilippine Sea, 48 km E of Dapa, PhilippinesMore
Feb 8, 2019 11:55
4 years ago
6.0

10 km
16km / 10miPhilippine Sea, 51 km E of Dapa, PhilippinesMore
Jul 3, 2015 06:43
8 years ago
6.0

67 km
52km / 32miPhilippine Sea, 22 km N of Santa Monica, PhilippinesMore
Nov 5, 1996 12:29
26 years ago
6.0

33 km
30km / 19mi25 km NE of Lajanosa Island, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jan 27, 1996 17:48
27 years ago
6.0

33 km
93km / 58mi27 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 00:02
28 years ago
6.0

28 km
231km / 144mi90 km E of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Dec 15, 1989 18:53
33 years ago
6.0

33 km
181km / 112miTigdos Island, 27 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Aug 27, 1983 18:49
39 years ago
6.0

21 km
212km / 132mi5 km W of Bunawan, Province of Agusan del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 9, 1980 13:14
43 years ago
6.0

19 km
38km / 24mi89 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
May 1, 1979 00:39
44 years ago
6.0

23 km
117km / 73mi43 km N of Butuan, Province of Agusan del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 16, 1978 07:57
45 years ago
6.0

139 km
240km / 149miProvince of Davao Oriental, 30 km E of Monkayo, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Aug 17, 1976 01:11
47 years ago
6.0

34 km
61km / 38mi51 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 23, 1975 15:06
47 years ago
6.0

40 km
69km / 43mi41 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jul 3, 1973 06:37
50 years ago
6.0

44 km
273km / 169mi81 km NE of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Apr 13, 2000 20:54
23 years ago
5.9

33 km
33km / 21mi126 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 26, 1999 01:24
23 years ago
5.9

63 km
60km / 37mi86 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 4, 1996 17:01
26 years ago
5.9

33 km
29km / 18mi83 km E of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jul 5, 1994 10:09
29 years ago
5.9

29 km
129km / 80mi74 km N of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Mar 30, 1994 13:29
29 years ago
5.9

40 km
115km / 71miLenungan Island, 10.4 km SE of Tandag, PhilippinesMore
Mar 26, 1990 22:47
33 years ago
5.9

39 km
123km / 77mi34 km N of Butuan, Province of Agusan del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 12, 1989 16:46
34 years ago
5.9

55 km
168km / 104mi9.9 km SW of Bayugan, Province of Agusan del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 19, 1980 06:40
43 years ago
5.9

45 km
65km / 40mi76 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 9, 1980 12:42
43 years ago
5.9

33 km
50km / 31mi75 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Apr 13, 1980 05:41
43 years ago
5.9

49 km
119km / 74miLenungan Island, 17 km SE of Tandag, PhilippinesMore
Dec 12, 1968 05:25
54 years ago
5.9

98 km
68km / 42miKayap Island, 14 km NW of Socorro, PhilippinesMore
Apr 1, 1965 07:08
58 years ago
5.9

60 km
58km / 36miKangun Islet, 13 km W of San Benito, PhilippinesMore
Mar 16, 2012 07:58
11 years ago
5.8

18 km
86km / 54miViray Islet, 10 km NE of Dinagat, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 25, 2008 02:43
14 years ago
5.8

27 km
132km / 82mi5 km S of Hinundayan, Southern Leyte, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Nov 20, 1996 19:42
26 years ago
5.8

33 km
115km / 72mi220 km E of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 4, 1996 12:53
26 years ago
5.8

33 km
32km / 20mi29 km NE of Lajanosa Island, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Sep 25, 1996 09:26
26 years ago
5.8

33 km
36km / 23mi26 km E of Lajanosa Island, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Sep 20, 1996 19:24
26 years ago
5.8

33 km
56km / 35mi73 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jan 6, 1995 21:59
28 years ago
5.8

32 km
96km / 60miMacangani Island, 12 km N of Tandag, PhilippinesMore
Nov 29, 1993 20:28
29 years ago
5.8

38 km
31km / 19mi121 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 6, 1986 02:48
36 years ago
5.8

62 km
114km / 71miLenungan Island, 9.1 km SE of Tandag, PhilippinesMore
Jun 3, 1975 18:08
48 years ago
5.8

33 km
15km / 10mi105 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
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